Author: Ferdi Botha

Art investment as a portfolio diversification strategy in South Africa
Art has been suggested as a good way to diversify investment portfo...
21 August 2015
Working Paper
A Note on the (continued) Ability of the Yield Curve to Forecast Economic Downturns in South Africa
In 2002/03 the yield spread falsely signalled a downswing that neve...
8 August 2014
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
4 July 2014
Working Paper
The Good African Society Index
This paper constructs a Good Society Index for 45 African countries...
4 July 2014
Working Paper
Modelling Stock Return Volatility Dynamics in Selected African Markets
This paper examines whether accounting for structural changes in th...
21 January 2014
Working Paper
Determinants of Student Satisfaction with Campus Residence Life at a South African University
Although there are a number of studies on the determinants of gener...
7 November 2013
Working Paper